José María is the Head of Financial Modelling and Analysis in AtZ. He has several years of experience building and analysing financial models for renewable projects, highways, hospitals and PPPs. Mr. Fuentes has held the following positions throughout his career:
2016 NOVARE. Financial Analyst. He has experience building and analysing financial models for solar thermal power plants, photovoltaic, transmission lines, cogeneration, combined cycles, wind, biomass, pipelines and unique buildings in Latin America, both in bidding and non-bidding processes. Negotiations of PPA’s, pool market analysis, bank negotiation, analysis of term sheets and info-memos, presentations for financial institutions, management with multilateral banks, rating agencies etc.
2014 – 2016 ABENGOA. Analyst – Structured Finance, Latin America. Development and analysis of large project finance models. Numerical and commercial analysis to support management decision making during both bidding and financial close phases. Preparation of bid financial models. Structuring and execution of financing solutions for investments and transactions. Leading term sheet negotiations with financial partners, investment banks, Preparing presentation and marketing materials, such as pitch books, information memorandums, teasers and investor and lenders presentations.
Jose María has a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration from the University of Seville. He has also a Master’s Degree in Financial Management from Cajasol Business School.